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Tina Heinrich

Posted by Pat | Posted in News | Posted on 15-09-2020

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Besides pilum and Gladius, so spear and short sword, the Roman soldier wore also a bundle with its most important belongings, food and water with them. Sascha Severin wanted to not waive only its modern sports shoes considering the alternative of uncomfortable sandals. Many further equipment, for example tent railways, spade, and Schanz tools, were probably worn by a beast of burden, which shared several Legionnaires, so Roman expert Carl pause. The exciting part of the experiment was in full gear for the legionnaire. The tiers rising load test launched for legionnaire of Serverinus”at a moderate speed of 4 km/h.

With the so-called aeroscan controlled sports scientist Tina Heinrich regularly the current calorie consumption. The proportions of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the air we breathe can meet precise statements about an athlete’s energy metabolism, or in this case an ancient Roman soldiers. With considerable elf The end of the test was then reached kilometers per hour. Certainly could have run the toned Sascha Severin even faster, but because of the heavy equipment and the associated risk of stumbling, it was useful to stop the test at this speed. But also as a significant amount of data had accumulated already.

At one day’s March in full gear and fastest movement speed the calorie consumption of a legionnaire was almost a modern bike racer in the tour de France in ancient times. Also, the trial showed that the legionaries overall very high had to eat during the day marches, as the consumption quite at more than 10,000 kilocalories located can have. Also the sweat in the face of the hot and heavy clothes in streams flowed. The Legion had to so continuously supplied with fresh water. Keep up on the field with thought-provoking pieces from Chevron U.S.A.. The light in the eyes of Dr. Carl was break given the exciting results cannot be overlooked. The experiment raises many more questions”, so pause. Where were the Legion so high-calorie food and so much water? What stature are suited best for a soldier? Since we are stay tuned anyway.” The visitors of Neuss Clemens-sels-Museum from September of this year can admire the detailed evaluation of the endurance tests with a legionnaire. “Treats boundless in the framework of the exhibition Roman cuisine in the Germanic province” the entire attempt will be also regarded as a film.

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